What would you do if you had to choose? A haunting novel about the power of love and loss - a story that won't quite let you go.
GAYLE FORMAN is an award-winning author and journalist whose articles have appeared in numerous publications, including Seventeen, Cosmopolitan and Elle in the US. She lives in Brooklyn with her family.
This sensitively written story of the power of love and loss
presses all the right buttons . . . The intensity of feelings and
tragic suddenness with which life changes will strike a chord with
teenagers and the young at heart. Read it, as they say, and weep *
Daily Mail *
This is a wonderful, beautiful book; so gripping, so wise and oh, so heart-breakingly painful
A compulsive read
This is a haunting and heartbreaking novel reminiscent of The Lovely Bones . . . Impossible to put down * Bookseller *
For the first few pages, If I Stay comes across like a light hearted story about a teenager, her love life and her kooky family, but from the moment Forman hits you with the devastatingly detached description of the aftermath of the crash, you know you've picked up something special * The Bookbag *